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Chicano studies teacher bonds with students over ethnic studies and culture

By Reyna Torres

October 12, 2017

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A young Latino, who adapted into cultural study during childhood, soon acquired a profession that now carries the admiration of others around him. Xocoyotzin Herrera is a Chicano and ethnic studies professor at El Camino...

Recently hired instructor dances to a new beat

By Samuel Hill

October 11, 2017

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Swaying in perfect motion across a stage in front of mass audiences is nothing new to newly appointed dance instructor Jonathan Bryant, but such a platform is not gained without hard work.Born in Middletown, Ohio and raised in...

Vocal professor to perform at Campus Theatre

By Reyna Torres

September 30, 2017

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He taps his left foot and looks at his music notes on his stand while swaying his arms, conducting his students to the tune 'America.'Kevin Blickfeldt is a vocal professor for the music department at El Camino College who has b...

Meal Prepping 101: Tips for people on the go

By Sydney Fajardo

May 17, 2017

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Students, faculty, and staff often find themselves searching for quick, cheap, and healthy foods to bring on campus. For most people, it's hard to make time in their schedules to cook meals; it's expensive to buy meals around ca...

Librarian of Horror

May 17, 2017

Bye bye beautyblender

By Sydney Fajardo

May 10, 2017

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The beautyblender has been quite the rage for the past decade, but there's a new makeup sponge on the rise called the "SiliSponge" from Molly Cosmetics.Most cosmetology students and professors use makeup brushes, but after lea...

For 33 years a fitness instructor has been impacting others at El Camino

By Sierra Robles

May 10, 2017

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An El Camino professor has taught fitness and health education courses for the past 33 years. Tom Hicks, fitness professor, began his career as a part-time baseball coach at El Camino in 1980 and got hired at Azusa Pacific University a...

A day in the life of the president of El Camino

By Sydney Fajardo

April 30, 2017

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On the weekdays, Dena Maloney is the president of El Camino attending several meetings; on the weekend she is golfing with her husband and spending time with her adult son and daughter. "I'm very honored to be the first female...

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